Chinese mobile browser vendor UCWeb hit 100 million users on Android platform, making it the first 3rd party mobile browser worldwide to break the hundred million user mark.

An IDC statistics showed that in the third quarter of 2012, Android accounted for 75% of all smartphones sold globally while Android adoption is six times faster than that of iPhone’s. Riding on the rocketing growth of Android, UCWeb extended its firm grab on mobile arena from feature phone to smartphones, especially on Android front.

Also, a recent report co-published by UCWeb and DCCI (Data Center of China Internet), a Beijing-based Internet think tank, shared some insights into user behaviors on Android platform. Here’re some highlights:

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Chelsea Dong

She reads, travels, photographs and writes, with interests in chronicling China tech scene and interpreting how technology disrupts the way people live.